Seth's book is well written and very enjoyable.
I'll be honest; I tried to talk Seth out of writing this book; told him he should get on to the next novel and can this essay business.
The written stories were perfect - done in a way that not only entertained me, but made me feel the Alaska Mr. Kantner describes.
I ordered this book when I read about a white man living in a sod igloo in far north Alaska among the Eskimos. There are several other white people, few and far between. Read morePublished 3 months ago by josephine briggs
Some writers are more gifted than others. Seth Kantner is one of the more gifted among those who tell their stories. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Grace Greenwood
I don't typically choose to read autobiographical-type books, but a friend highly recommended this to me. He insisted that I'd love it, and I did! Read morePublished 8 months ago by Mister Griffith
This writer relates the lifestyle of subsistence and the changes in recent years in beautiful, unpretentious prose. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Scott Anderson
I just returned to University at age 69 to complete a Masters degree in Anthropology focused on the Inuit in Northern Alaska, This book like Mr. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Celloteacher
Love it... very down to earth, with perspective. Things sound as though they were harder than the author let on.Published 15 months ago by Rae
Before you go to Alaska, read about Kantner's life in the arctic, survival skills, connection to wildlife, and fascinating neighbors.Published 18 months ago by a.freduomo